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Scherzinger’s moment of horror


September 4th, 2012 - 2:11 am ICT by IANS
Spa-Francorchamps (Belgium), Sep 4 (IANS) Nicole Scherzinger was horrified when her boyfriend Lewis Hamilton was involved in a horror smash at the Belgian Grand Prix here.Hamilton crashed out of the ... Read more...

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Innovative method prints colours without inks


August 13th, 2012 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Aug 13 (IANS) An innovative method for creating sharp, full-spectrum colour images at 100,000 dots per inch (dpi) does not need inks or dyes, thanks to metal-laced nano-sized structures.Conversely, ... Read more...

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Scientists extract protein from ancient bones


June 6th, 2011 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 6 (IANS) Researchers have successfully extracted protein from the bones of a 600,000-year-old mammoth, paving the way for the identification of ancient fossils.Using an ultra-high resolution mass spectrometer, ... Read more...

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Protein from 600,000-year-old mammoth sheds light on ancient fossils


March 31st, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 31 (ANI): The successful extraction of protein from the bones of a 600,000-year-old mammoth by researchers from the University of York and Manchester, has paved the way for the identification ... Read more...

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Bones Recovered From Nikumaroro Island Might Resolve Amelia Earhart’s Mystery


December 19th, 2010 - 8:45 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Norman, Dec 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The bone fragments that have been found by researchers along the tropical South Pacific island of Nikumaroro could finally provide a closure to the mystery ... Read more...

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Birt hairdresser’s nose collapses ‘after decades of inhaling tiny lippings’


October 14th, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 14 (ANI): A British hairdresser was horrified when her nose collapsed after decades of breathing in tiny hair clippings.Edwina Phillipson from Northumberland said tiny fragments of hair lodged themselves in ... Read more...

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Now, 3D technology to determine sex of skeletal remains


July 7th, 2010 - 12:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 7 (ANI): Researchers will now use three-dimensional imaging technology on human pelvic remains to determine the sex of the skeleton.The new technique is far more superior to traditional visual inspections.Dr. ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New measure to treat anthrax infection


May 2nd, 2010 - 11:09 am ICT by ANI
Washington, May 2 (ANI): According to a new study, anthrax-causing bacteria can be engineered to shed their invisibility cloaks, which will make it easier for the immune system to eradicate it.The study ... Read more...

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Iceland’s volcanic eruptions could continue for months: Experts


April 18th, 2010 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 18(ANI): Experts have warned that Iceland's Eyjafjallajokull volcanic activity, which is still pumping ash into the sky and disrupting European air traffic, could last for months.When asked if it ... Read more...

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Icelandic volcanic ash will ground UK for days to come


April 18th, 2010 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 18(ANI): UK's airspace faces the possibility of not being is use this coming week because the cloud of volcanic ash hovering over the country threatens to stay put until Friday. ... Read more...

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Technology designed to blast aliens in games now part of new computer cluster


November 25th, 2009 - 3:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 25 (ANI): Reports indicate that the technology designed to blast aliens in computer games is part of a new GPU (Graphics Processing Units) computer cluster that will process CSIRO research ... Read more...

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Dogs suffer as many injuries chasing and catching sticks as they do on roads


December 28th, 2008 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 28 (ANI): The next time you ask your pet pooch to fetch a stick, try to remember this stark warning: dogs suffer as many injuries chasing and catching sticks ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Scientists reverse heart disease in mice


December 1st, 2008 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 1 (ANI): In a breakthrough study, scientists have been able to successfully stop the progression of heart disease, and even reversed some of its effects.The study showed that tiny ... Read more...

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Bleeding gums up heart attack risk


September 11th, 2008 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 11 (ANI): Poor dental hygiene and bleeding gums can put you at an increased risk of suffering a heart attack, according to a new research.According to the study, which ... Read more...

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New process can pave way for lighter, stronger, eco friendly concrete


May 10th, 2008 - 12:00 pm ICT by admin
Canberra, May 10 (ANI): Australian scientists have developed a process that can pave the way for lighter, stronger concrete, with a smaller greenhouse footprint, by utilising the waste fly-ash from coal-fired ... Read more...

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Scientists find way to make cheap fluorescent nanodiamonds


April 30th, 2008 - 5:17 pm ICT by admin
London , Apr 30 (ANI): Diamond chips make for effective tools when it comes to delivering chemotherapy drugs. The only problem however, was that they were too expensive for regular use. ... Read more...

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5th century textiles from Honduras ruins suggests Mayans produced fine fabrics


April 17th, 2008 - 2:30 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 17 (ANI): An analysis of textile fragments excavated from a 5th century Mayan tomb in Honduras has revealed high quality fabrics, which suggests that the Mayans were highly skilled ... Read more...

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Indian researcher provides more insight into cataracts


March 22nd, 2008 - 12:30 pm ICT by admin
Washington, March 22 (ANI): A research team, led by an Indian scientist, has shed important light on cataracts, the leading cause of vision loss and blindness in older people, by finding ... Read more...

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DNA molecule liquid crystal phase points to a new scenario on first life on Earth


November 23rd, 2007 - 2:28 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov.23 (ANI): A research team led by the University of Colorado at Boulder and the University of Milan has discovered some unexpected forms of liquid crystals of ultra-short DNA molecules immersed ... Read more...

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